The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Senior Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £308 £380
% change year-on-year
+26.01% -19.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 - -
Senior Software Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
839 840 856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.22% 94.81% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 595 583
Median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 44
Median hourly rate £20.39 £24.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.77% +44.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.87 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £95.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Senior Software Developer in the job title.

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Senior Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Software Developer across the Bristol region.

Senior Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, Senior Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring Senior Software Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) SAP
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) OOD

Senior Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (20.00%) RESTful
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (60.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) OOD
3 3 (60.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) API Development
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SAP
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